Meaning of “wave sb off” in the English Dictionary

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"wave sb off" in British English

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wave sb off

phrasal verb with wave uk /weɪv/ us /weɪv/ verb [ I or T ]

to wave to someone as they leave a place in order to say goodbye:

We went outside to wave her off.

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(Definition of “wave sb off” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)